OIS provides immigration-related services and is located on the 7th floor in the William Pitt Union.  Please make an appointment or submit your immigration service request visa the OIS online system.

Health Insurance Requirement
All full-time international students at the University of Pittsburgh will be required to maintain health insurance at all times by obtaining coverage through one of the University's student health plans or demonstrating comparable coverage through another provider.  

University of Pittsburgh Student Health Services
Your student health fee covers a wide array of primary care health care services for free or for a nominal fee. 
Information about a Pennsylvania Driver’s License, International Driving Permit, or Pennsylvania Photo Identification can be found here. 

English Language Courses
The English Language Institute at the University of Pittsburgh offers students a professional and academic English class program.  Classes are held on the University of Pittsburgh's campus and meet four days a week for 20 hours each week. If interested, contact Christine O'Neil at 412 624-5913, or e-mail: mco3@pitt.edu.

Tuition Payments via Wire Transfer
Katz tuition can be paid via wire transfer.  Details are found in the attached document. Coming Soon!
Helpful Links
  • Fly Pittsburgh – O​​fficial web site and information on the Pittsburgh International Airport
  • Taxes - All international students and scholars living in the United States are required to comply with federal, state and local laws with respect to filing taxes.
  • Global Pittsburgh - Organizes trips and activities for International students and/or spouse and family members. 
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the following offices: